All items: Cyril Connolly

In ‘Writing vs Life: The Pram in the Hall’, we talk to a number of RLF writers about the challenges of balancing parenthood and a professional writing career, and whether mothers and fathers still have differing experiences in this area.

Any writer who has ever been distracted by the ringing of the telephone, or the sound of an ice-cream van, will share Andrew Sant’s exasperation at the ‘ubiquity of noise pollution’ in the modern world. So how to cope with it, and get down to writing? He considers some options…